Dr. Bhupathiraju Somaraju-Cardiologist in Hyderabad

Dr. Bhupathiraju Somaraju

MBBS, MD, DM (Cardiology)

Cardiologist

Specializations
  • Cardiologist
Qualifications
  • MBBS - Guntur Medical College - 1970 - Guntur - India
  • MD - Cardiology - Guntur Medical College - 1974 - Guntur - India
  • DM - Cardiology - PGIMER - 1978 - Chandigarh - India
Experiences
  • Assistant Professor in Cardiology Osmania Medical college - Hyderabad - 1979 - 1984
  • Professor & Head of Dept. Cardiology & Dean NIMS - Hyderabad - 1984 - 1993
  • Chief and Senior Consultant Cardiology CARE Hospitals
  • Chief and Senior Consultant Cardiology AIG Hospitals, Hyderabad - 2020 - Currently Working
Registrations
  • 6339 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council 1973
Awards and Recognitions
  • Honored by Andhra Pradesh Academy of Sciences on National science Day 1997.
  • Asian Innovation Award in 1998 by The Far Eastern Economic Review.
  • Andreas Gruentzig Memorial Award 1998.
  • Conferred the 8th Yudhvir memorial award by the Yudhvir foundation for outstanding contribution to cardiac Medicare
  • "Padma Shri" by Govt. of India 2001.
  • Elected Fellow of the National Academy of Medical Sciences-2002
  • Randomized Study of Balloon Mitral Valvuloplasty Vs Surgical Closed Open Mitral Valvotomy – Immediate and long term results
  • Both the above trials are conducted in collaboration with Dept. of Cardiology - Wayne State university- Detroit- MI- U.S.A.
  • Dietary correlation’s with lipid profiles in patients with and without Coronary Artery Disease in Indian Population
  • Phase-III Clinical Investigation of E.B.Sideri’s Button Device for Closure of Arterial Septal Defects and patent ductus arteriosus (Incollaboration with Prof.E.B.Sideri’s- University of Athens- Greece and University of Texas Tech.U.S.A.)
  • Indigenous development of Cardiovascular Catheters i.e.Diagnostic Catheters- Coronary Angioplasty Balloon Catheters Valvuloplasty Balloon Catheters in Collaboration with Defence Materials & Stores Research & Development Establishment (DMSRDE) - Kanpur
  • Indigenous development of external and implantable pacemakers in collaboration with Research Centre Imarat (RCI) - Hyderabad
  • Development of indigenous Coronary Stent in association with Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory Centre (DMRL)- Hyderabad
  • Development of PC based Cardiac Stress Test System in association with Defence Bio-Engineering & Electromedical Laboratory (DEBEL)- Bangalore
  • Percutaneous Balloon versus Surgical closed Commissurotomy for Mitral Stenosis- A prospective- randomized trial: Circulation- Vol 83- No.4- April 1991. PMID: 2013139
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty in Mirror-Image Dextrocardia and Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis: Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis- October 1993. PMID: 8221866
  • Thrombolysis in LVF
Memberships
  • Cardiological Society of India
  • Association of Physicians of India
  • Chief Co-ordinator PTCA Registry since 1997
  • Executive Member- PTCA Registry- India. In-Charge Central Zone.
  • Examiner for DM Cardiology at Kasturba Medical College - Manipal
  • Examiner for DM Cardiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences - New Delhi
  • Member - Society for Biomedical Technology (SBMT) and Co-Chairman- Programme Management Board
  • Former Member Editorial Advisory for Interventional Cardiology - Indian Heart Journal

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Plot No 2/3/4/5

Survey No 136/1, Mindspace Road

Gachibowli, Hyderabad.

Fee : ₹ 600

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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
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